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Institutional | BANCROFT CONSTRUCTION CO.
BANCROFT WILL SOON COMPLETE A NEW ADDITION TO THE UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE'S STAR CAMPUS.
ancroft Construction Co. is overseeing the construction of the
University of Delaware's longplanned STAR Tower, which is the
newest building on the Science, Technology
and Advanced Research (STAR) campus.
STAR Campus is adjacent to the University
of Delaware's main campus and the Health
Science Complex offers shared spaces that
encourage basic scientists, clinicians, physician scholars and students to work together
conducting interdisciplinary and translational research that change people's lives.
The Wilmington, Del.-based general
contractor has years of experience and a diverse client base that showcases its dynamic
capabilities. Bancroft's portfolio includes
a number of multi-million dollar projects
such as education buildings, laboratories,
office buildings, healthcare/research and
development facilities, museums and recreational and sports projects.
Through its construction management
process, Bancroft looks to exceed project and
owner objectives through structured and
consistent systems and procedures. Members of each project team are selected for
each project based on their relevant experience and capabilities. "Bancroft specializes
in customizing its approach to the needs and
challenges of each project, no matter the size
and scope," the company says.
As a general contractor, Bancroft prides
itself on working closely with all members
of the project team to identify specific
challenges and opportunities to develop
thorough strategies to meet schedules and
cost objectives. Bancroft's design/build approach brings the design firm and subcontractors together in a focus, team-oriented
relationships and provides owners a single
source of contact and responsibility.
In 1978, Bancroft began working for the
University of Delaware and has been instrumental in the construction of many of its
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Bancro Construction Co.
has been constructing
buildings on the campus of the
University of Delaware since 1978.
buildings throughout the years. STAR Tower
is the company's latest project and has partnered with architectural firm Bernardon to
complete the university's vision.
"The STAR Campus is all about engagement - with the community, with the
* Headquarters: Wilmington, Del.
* Specia y: General contractor